tilda(1) first person shooter console likeness terminal


Tilda is a terminal emulator taking after the likeness of many classic terminals from first person shooter games, Quake, Doom and Half-Life (to name a few), where the terminal has no border and is hidden from the desktop until a key is pressed.


tilda [OPTION...]

Help Options:

-?, --help
Show help options
Show all help options
Show GTK+ Options

Application Options:

-a, --antialias
Use Antialiased Fonts
-b, --background-color
Set the background color
-c, --command
Run a command at startup
-h, --hidden
Start Tilda hidden
-f, --font
Set the font to the following string
-l, --lines
Scrollback Lines
-s, --scrollbar
Use Scrollbar
-t, --transparency
Opaqueness: 0-100%
-v, --version
Print the version, then exit
-w, --working-dir
Set Initial Working Directory
-x, --x-pos
X Position
-y, --y-pos
Y Position
-B, --image
Set Background Image
-C, --config
Show Configuration Wizard
X display to use


Copyright © 2005,2008 Tristan Sloughter ([email protected])
Copyright © 2005,2008 Ira W. Snyder ([email protected])
Copyright © 2007,2008 Ken Dreyer ([email protected])

This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under certain conditions. See the file COPYING for details.


Please report it using reportbug tilda


Davide Truffa <[email protected]> wrote this manpage for inclusion on the Debian Project but it could be used for others.